Tectonic and Structural Framework of the Zagros Fold-Thrust Belt, Vol 3 - Developments in Structural Geology and Tectonics - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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The latest volume in the Developments in Structural Geology and Tectonics series from Elsevier, Tectonic and Structural Framework of the Zagros Fold-Thrust Belt is a collection of the most up-to date research and developments in the unique tectonic and structural geology of the Zagros. The Zagros fold-thrust belt is famous among geologists and is one of the most-studied terrains in the world. Because of its unique structures, the Zagros orogeny is challenging for many researchers and experts; this book is the essential reference that collates the newest data and fully explores that aspect. In addition, because the Zagros range is a potential source for hydrocarbons, it is of interest to petroleum geologists and exploration companies worldwide. This book is an essential, cutting-edge reference for oil companies, structural geologists, and students at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Includes valuable new data about one of the most famous collisional mountain ranges in the world, the Zagros fold-thrust belts, as a guide for other collisional ranges such as the Himalaya, the Alps, and the Andes, as they share common fundamental deformation mechanisms

Provides research from geologists across the world, with the goal of understanding the unique dynamics and kinematics of the Zagros range

Key Topics Covered:

1. Fracture analysis of hydrocarbon reservoirs using static and dynamic data, case study: the Aghajari oil field (the Zagros fold- thrust belt)

Masumeh Vatandoust and Ali Farzipoursaein

2. Tectono-sedimentary evolution of the Iranian Zagros in a global context and its impact on petroleum habitats

Iraj Abdollahie Fard, Shahram Sherkati, Ken McClay, Bilal U. Haq

3.Zagros foreland fold belt timing across Lurestan to constrain Arabia-Iran collision

Vergs, J., Emami, H., Garcs, M., Beamud, E., Homke, S., Skott, P.

4. Structural Geology and Neotectonics of Iraq, Northwest Zagros

Wathiq Abdulnaby

5. High-P/Low-T blueschists in the Zagros Mountains

Christopher Talbot

6. Structural evolution of the NE-SW-trending tectonic lineament and a model for graben formation in the Denizli region of western Anatolian (west of the Zagros fold and thrust belt)

Mete Haner

7. Right-lateral strike-slip faulting and related basin formations in the Turkish-Iranian Plateau

Alper Grbz, Fuat Saroglu

8. Tectonic geomorphology of the Zagros Orogen

Alper Grbz and Ali Farzipour Saein

9. Structural style in the Fars geological province, interaction of diapirism and multi detachment folding

Hossein Motamedi and Gholamreza Gharabeigli

10. Internal deformation of Turkish-Iranian Plateau in the hinterland of Bitlis-Zagros Suture Zone

Grol Seyitoglu, Korhan Esat, Blent Kaypak, Moosarreza Toori, Bahadir Aktug

11. De-risking plays in the highly folded zone foreland basin of the Zagros fold-thrust belt, the Kurdistan region, Iraq

Howri Mansurbeg, Hemin Koyi, Rushdy Othman, Kamal Kolo, Pavel Spirov, Farkhondeh Kiani Harchegani

Authors

  • Saein, Ali Farzipour Ali Farzipour Saein is an Associate Professor in the Department of Geology at the University of Isfahan (Iran), where he has worked since 2009. From 1997 to 2001, he served as a Senior Geologist and Manager in different mining governmental and private companies. In 2012, he was a visiting researcher at the Hans Ramberg Tectonic Laboratory, Uppsala University (Sweden). He received a B.S. from Shahid Beheshti University in 1998 in geology and an M.S. from Tarbiat Modares University. He received a Ph.D. in tectonics from Tarbiat Modares University in 2009. From 2001 to 2009, he worked at the National Iranian Oil Company, Tehran, as a Senior Surface Geologist. His research interest is in applied structural geology analysis based on remote sensing, modeling, and surface and subsurface data. Associate Professor Ali Farzipour Saein is the author of several papers on structural geology.

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